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Museum in Dunkirk

Mémorial du Souvenir

To get a feel for the 1940 evacuation of Dunkirk, drop by this non-profit museum, whose highlights include a 12-minute film, scale models, and evocative period uniforms, weapons, photos and WWII-related objects disc…
Museum in Dunkirk

Musée Portuaire

Housed in a one-time tobacco warehouse, this museum will delight fans of maritime history and, especially, model ships. During school holidays you can go aboard a lighthouse ship, a river barge and the Duchesse Anne…
Monument in Dunkirk

Dunkirk British Memorial

Honouring over 4500 British and Commonwealth soldiers ‘with no known grave’, this memorial is next to a Commonwealth military cemetery 1.5km southeast of the tourist office.